David is also available for clinics. Having a resume that consists of Indianapolis Public Schools, Indianapolis YMCA, Tri-West School Corp. Avon Middle Schools to name a few. In these clinics David performs, on drum set, pieces of music in different genres. This is based on Duke Ellington's quote "There's only two kinds of music... good and bad" and shows how different genres can co-exist. David also does Middle School aged drum camps designed to perpetuate the beginning percussion section. Time permitting, he will talk about hearing protection and hearing loss. David will also custom tailor a clinic to the specific needs of a band director and / or school.  

​Contact David via the info below for availability and pricing.  

E-mail David at  davidclawson.com@gmail.com


Call 317-710-8550

You can sign up for lessons by clicking

on the IRC Music logo below.

David started teaching private drum lessons at Hequet Music World on the Village Mall in Danville, Illinois in 1982. Over the years he's taught in a number of locations in a few different cities. Currently David is teaching 30-minute lessons just west of Indianapolis at

IRC Music in Avon, Indiana.

Drum Lessons

Along with the Percussive Arts Society,

David is proud to announce becoming a member of The D'Addario Education Collective.